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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 12, 2012 at 6:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 49' South, Longitude: 55° 52' East

The ground speed is currently 435.25 meters/second, 1566.9 kilometres/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.23 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.9"973.38 miWest0° 10' 37.6"12.17 miSouth973.12 mi
24 hours14° 01' 59.8"946.52 miEast3° 50' 44.6"264.41 miSouth975.09 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisMon 10:26 AM831 km516 miles449 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisMon 10:26 AM892 km555 miles482 nmSouth S
Saint-PaulMon 10:26 AM908 km564 miles490 nmSouth S
VictoriaMon 10:26 AM908 km564 miles490 nmNorth N
ToamasinaMon 9:26 AM910 km566 miles491 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-PierreMon 10:26 AM943 km586 miles509 nmSouth S
AntananarivoMon 9:26 AM1118 km695 miles604 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniMon 9:26 AM1377 km856 miles744 nmWest W
Diego GarciaMon 12:26 PM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamMon 9:26 AM1935 km1203 miles1045 nmWest-northwest WNW

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